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Keywords: stem, NASA
Middle School Science teacher educating students on Earth, Physical, Chemical, Life, and Environmental Science. I would like resources on grants, Science, Engineering, Technology, and inspiration for new lessons.
Keywords: technology, science, Engineering, integration, and inspiration
From PBS NOVA education, videos and accompanying lesson plans for students in grades 6-12 to learn about, and see, innovation in action, from college students. The Design process includes Generating Ideas, Organizing Ideas, Mapping Strategies to implement those ideas, and Communciating those ideas and the innovation. Website - http://mass.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/from-idea-to-solution-the-design-process/
Keywords: Innovation, design
Are you a psychic? Or better yet, are your students? Can they work to explain how and why an inanimate object, a cellophane fish, moves and interacts with other matter? This activity, which is a modified activity from Chemistry with Charisma from Terrific Science Press, requires students to develop a procedure to test their ideas as to why a cellophane material interacts as it does. While requiring a "cellophane fish" which can be obtained through numerous sources on …
Keywords: hygroscopic, hydrophilic, hydrophobic, infrared radiation, quantum levels, polar, nonpolar
In this modified Chemistry with Charisma activity from Terrific Science, students construct and carry out a procedure for determining the pressure generated in "potato blaster tube." In addition to requiring foresight and generating approximations, students have a fun time propelling potato plugs at a target. Be forewarned, a fun mess is generated.
Keywords: Gas Laws, Inquiry,
Keywords: engineering/ STEM
news for schools that also covers STEM topics. One particular article that was very valuable was: http://www.eschoolnews.com/2014/03/03/steam-education-tips-308/2/
Keywords: news, websites
Edx.com Ted.com Take free STEM classes on line from prestigious universities. Meet and listen to thousands of STEM related presentations.
Integrate STEAMM curriculum to teach a whole child, inside out to be noble, caring, intelligent, well-rounded, and productive global citizen.
Keywords: Integrate innovated STEAMM education
The following resources, will enhance the planned activies for youth attending the program year round.